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Thierry Knauff, Antoine-Marie Meert

Wild Blue, notes à quelques voix (Wild blue - notes a quelques voix)

68' - 2000 - Documentary - Dialogue: Persian, German, French, English
Director: Thierry Knauff, Antoine-Marie Meert Composer: Les Maîtres-Tambours du Burundi With: Joan Leighton, Neela Bhagwat, Charlene Alenga
This experimental film examines the physical and emotional effect of violence as it is seen through the eyes of women around the world, ranging from a Irish mother explaining the use of ‘knee-capping’ by the IRA to an Arabic woman describing how war and terrorism has impacted her country. Each woman who narrates uses her own native tongue, with nine languages represented on the soundtrack. While the film does not feature an original score, the Master Drummers of Burundi appear in one sequence. (Mark Deming)

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Credits

Director

Thierry Knauff, Antoine-Marie Meert

Composer

Les Maîtres-Tambours du Burundi

With

Joan Leighton, Neela Bhagwat, Charlene Alenga

Scenario

Thierry Knauff

Director of Photography

Antoine-Marie Meert

Editor

Michèle Hubinon, Thierry Knauff, Luc Plantier

Producer

Thierry Knauff, Luc Plantier

More information

Dialogue

Persian, German, French, English

Countries of production

Belgium

Year

2000

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